Rhys Montague Darby is an actor and comedian. He is known for his energetic physical comedy routines where he tells stories accompanied with mime and sound effects of things such as machinery and animals.
In this podcast, we are proud to welcome the voice of Coran in Voltron Legendary Defender, Rhys Darby! Rhys is a man of many talents, and we talk about some of the things he is doing, other than playing Coran on Voltron Legendary Defender, and of course, we have lots of questions sent to us from Voltron fans around the world, that Rhys answers for you!
Rhys Darby rhys-ently announced that he has published a new children's book, in which he "did the words and the pictures," and it's published by Scholastic New Zealand. The book title is The Top Secret Undercover Notes of Buttons McGinty and it is being released on October 1st.
You can go to Rhys Darby's website to see where you can purchase the book at:
You can also see Rhys as Steve on Wrecked, Tuesday Nights at 10 PM ET on TBS:
And Rhys is one of the hosts of The Cryptid Factor, a podcast about Crytozoology that is highly entertaining, and you can check that out here:
Of course, we love Rhys as Coran on Voltron Legendary Defender, so here are a few screenshots of some of Coran's best moments from the show:
On this podcast, we also share the announcement of the New York Comic Con (NYCC) panel for DreamWorks' Voltron Legendary Defender. Here are the details:
Friday, October 5
DreamWorks Voltron Legendary Defender, a Netflix Original Series
Panel 10:30-11:30 AM
Hammerstein Ballroom at the Manhattan Center
Join executive producers Joaquim Dos Santos and Lauren Montgomery, story editor Josh Hamilton and voice actors Bex Taylor-Klaus, Josh Keaton, Jeremy Shada, Kimberly Brooks and more as they look back on seven seasons of DreamWorks Voltron Legendary Defender and offer a sneak peek at the final chapter arriving on Netflix later this year.
As Always, Thanks for Listening! Let's Voltron!!
On this episode I speak with Actor/Comedian Rhys Darby. Known for his work in the Jim Carrey hit film 'Yes Man' + his cult classic role as Murray Hewitt on HBO's 'Flight of the Conchords'. We chat about his upcoming Australian tour, life growing up in New Zealand, his time in the army and how he discovered that comedy and performance was his calling. It's a great chat, and I hope you enjoy as much as I did.
The hilarious Rhys Darby hangs out with Chris to discuss the differences between America and New Zealand, the growing comedy scene in New Zealand, climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro and his new show Short Poppies available now on Netflix!